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One more chance me since I know everything that went on my application

cjd114cjd114 59 replies5 threads Junior Member
Instate
Applied undeclared to L&S
UC GPA uncapped and Capped Weighted: 4.29
UC GPA Unweighted: 3.96

Weighted Courses:
Fresh: no aps or honors (and fresh gpa of 2.95)
Soph: no aps or honors --explained why in essays
Junior: APUSH, AP2D, AP Art History, English honors,
Senior: AP Stats, AP Lit, AP Micro, AP Gov,

Test Scores:
SAT I: 1480
730 Math
750 Reading
APUSH (5) AP2D (4) AP Lang (2) -took lang for no reason honestly, didnt even take the course.

ECs and all that stuff:

Lacrosse for high school and 2 club teams
-captain on 1 club team since sophomore year
-captain on high school team since Junior year (elected)
-Fresh soph junior senior

Lacrosse coach for local youth team
-about a hundred hours volunteered
-soph junior senior

Writing Club
-officer
-junior

Ping pong club
-organized events and was treasurer
-junior senior

Worked for city aquatics division as life guard
-over 700 hours worked in total
-soph junior senior

Data analysis at local university
-junior senior

Piano
-since 6th grade

rock climbing
-since 8th grade

CSF
-dont know why i put this since everyone has this
-junior senior

Had my own lacrosse stick stringing and repair business
-fresh soph junior senior


AWARDS:

Invited to showcase (only top 80 in class can attend on the west coast)

All league honorable mention for Lacrosse

Life guard of the year at my work


Essays:

1st one is about becoming captain and leading a team through rough year even when people are quitting because of the lack of talent

2nd one is about my struggles with ADD and how I overcame it to use it to my advantage, also explaining why I had lack luster grades in freshman year (wasnt diagnosed till sophomore year) and why I couldnt take weighted courses in sophomore year

3rd one is about my mom's diagnosis of cancer and how I used her motivation to thrive on, to become a better person and work harder in my life.

4th one is about how I began creating communities on Minecraft and how that led to me creating communities within my town.

Weakness: My gpa compared to others in my school. I'm not top 10% rather I'm top 15% and I know that plays a role in admissions.

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